A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 247 km SSW of Middleton Island, Alaska (153 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: us2000cq70. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000cq70. Exact location of earthquake, -148.272° West, 57.4579° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 13:32:27 / 1:32 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/01/18 / 2018-01-26 23:32:27 / January 26, 2018 @ 11:32 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
Did you feel anything?
Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 247 km SSW of Middleton Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2018 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.